Popular Pages :


View RSS Feed

AFPrincess

Here is my HCG Story (long winded story

Rate this Entry
For those who havenít figured it out I am in the Air Force, 17 years now (almost 18 actuallyÖ scary thought Iím so close to retirement). I come from a family of bigger females... we are chesty and curvyÖ well somewhere along the way my curves got away from me and I wasnít happy... and I tried to eat away my problems. I noticed when I eat any type of pasta/bread/pastry/sweets my body didnít react kindly too it (but I didnít test positive for gluten intolerance) and chocolate isnít my friend... I canít sit down and eat just a single piece of anything... I can certainly eat a whole box of something but I can never seem to stop at just one.

In 2009, I was deployed to the Middle East for a year, I decided because my eating options were so limited I was going to do something about my weight and started looking into different options and I found HCG. The only HCG I could get there was hhcg. I started it weighing about 190 pounds and did 3 rounds of hhcg and ended weighing 135. The 1st round I didnít load at all and really hungry the whole time, it was a short round (approx 20 days). The 2nd round I loaded really and as recommended and was still hungry all the time so I played around with my dosage and it helped but I still felt hungry (approx 30 day round). The last round I decided to low card and play with my dosage as needed and I felt so much better and in control. I hardly felt any hunger at all and was able to stabilize at the end (approx 45 day round). Total hhcg time was 95 days. I felt amazingÖ I never told anyone how I really did it because my family/friends arenít exactly supportive sometimes and even then they werenít. My coworkers even gave me a hard time. I stabilized for a good 6 months and then had to move to another location. The move really messed me up because I fell back into bad eating habits and slowly starting gaining the weight back even though I was working out.

Fast forward to summer 2013, I am in Spain and loving life but back to being overweight and not happy. I am trying everything I can to lose weight and nothing is working. I work out, I eat pretty healthy, but nothing works. I half heartedly try hhcg and nothing. Again fast forward to summer 2014 when I return from a summer vacation around the UK with my friend and my migraines (which I have had my whole life) are getting worse and she recommends I get put on topamax because it really worked for her migraines and really helped her lose weight. So my Dr said we could try it. Well within 6 weeks, I gained 15 pounds (which put me at 180 pounds). I freaked out! I talked to my Dr, and he put me on propanolol, which gave me a ton of other bad reactions worse than the weight gain from topamax so I asked to be put back on topamax. At that point I really sat down and examined my eating habits and had to make a decision. I looked at what eating bread/pasta/sweets/pastryís do to me and how they make me feel Ė both inside my body and mentally. I thought about how, when I ate them I never could seem to eat just one of them, I always seemed to want to eat 2 or 5 or even the whole darn box! And donít even ask about chocolate! Itís even worse. Cake, itís the same reaction. I knew if I wanted to make a life style change and really have any weight loss be long term, I had to make a decision that I cannot have these types of items be a staple in my diet any more. And I removed them from my diet at that very moment, and I havenít eaten them since. I only have of a spoonful of splenda in my bubba cup of coffee in the morning. I donít have any fruit in my diet.

Around the time I noticed the weight gain I decided I was going to do HCG again but wanted to see if I could find the injections. I had hhcg on hand so I started loading (cleanly) and doing hhcg while researching injections that I could receive in here. So far I think I have lost close to 10 pounds and I am feeling great.

I do break some of the protocol rules sometimes though:
I donít eat fruits (the sugar in it doesnít work with me). I use Splenda not Stevia (it gives me migraines). I do allow myself to eat some veggies that arenít on the list. I use 2 single mini moos in my coffee a day. I donít consistently weigh myself every day, I try... I really doÖbut when Iím running late I just donít have the time to step on the scale. I do exercise (kind of a requirement for us military folks). I chew sugar free gum. (The first 2 rounds I was very strict to the protocol with the exception of the splenda and mini mooís for my coffee, the last round I pretty much followed what is above).

Iím nervous about starting the injections. If you knew me you would understand why. Every time I have to get a shot or get blood taken for any reason, I have to turn my head away. So the thought of having to give myself a shot is scary to me. But I think I might have better results with the injections.

Iím posting this blog with hopes that I can get some support, and maybe provide some support for those who are doing things a little different and might feel they are doing something wrong.

I know people will probably not agree with stuff I have posted, especially about not following the protocol to the letter but it has worked and does work for me. I listen to my body.

Have a wonderful week and best of luck on your HCG journey.

Submit "Here is my HCG Story (long winded story" to Digg Submit "Here is my HCG Story (long winded story" to del.icio.us Submit "Here is my HCG Story (long winded story" to StumbleUpon Submit "Here is my HCG Story (long winded story" to Google

Categories
Uncategorized

Comments